Placoneis reimeri Kociolek & E.W.Thomas 2010
Placoneis reimeri Kociolek & E.W.Thomas 2010: 201, figs 30-35, 39-41
Published in: Kociolek, J.P. & Thomas, E.W. (2010). Taxonomy and ultrastructure of five naviculoid diatoms (class Bacillariophyceae) from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado (USA), with the description of a new genus and four new species. Nova Hedwigia 90(1/2): 195-214, 62 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Peaceful Valley, Colorado (40.128661 N, 105.520360 W), approximately 37 km NW of Boulder, Boulder County, CO" [USA] (Kociolek & Thomas 2010: 196). Holotypus: wetland. CAS Diatom Collection California Academy of Sciences 222064. (Kociolek & Thomas 2010: 201).
Named "... in honor of our late friend, mentor and inspiration, Dr. Charles Reimer, Curator Proprius, of the Diatom Herbarium of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis reimeri Kociolek & E.W.Thomas)
North America: Colorado (Kociolek & Thomas 2010).
Created: 23 November 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 19 May 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.